East West Dive and Salvage is currently accredited with DNV to conduct in-water ships Class Surveys in accordance with Approval Programme no. 404 and IACS UR Z17. The certification always for In-water survey of Ships, High Speed and Light craft and Mobile Off-shore units to DNV class standard when completed in conjunction with DNV Class surveyors.

East West Dive and Salvage has the equipment, certifications, accreditations and experience to conduct In-Water ships inspections or survey for a multitude of purposes. Whether it is a Class survey, damage inspections, pest inspection and clearances or propeller obstruction, East West Dive and Salvage can assist with ship's diving requirements in Melbourne's Ports and Anchorages. All EWDS divers hold Maritime Security Induction Cards and Port of Melbourne Corporation site inducted to allow crews to access most shipping wharves within the Melbourne Port area, or if works at anchorage are required the company has suitable vessels to travel to Melbourne and Geelong anchorage.

A ships survey is conducted with live surface-feed video footage and direct diver communications to provide optimal opportunity for Ship's representatives and DNV Surveyors to question and guide the divers towards areas of interest. All video footage and a complete report is supplied to the ships representative, shipping agent and Surveyor on completions of operations